insurance

FILE - In this Aug. 23, 2020, file photo, Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar speaks during a media briefing in the James Brady Briefing Room of the White House in Washington. Trying to pull back the veil on health costs to encourage competition, the Trump administration on Oct. 29, will finalize requirements for insurers to tell consumers up front the actual prices for common tests and procedures. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)
Associated Press
October 29, 2020 - 7:15 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Trying to pull back the veil on health care costs to encourage competition, the Trump administration on Thursday finalized a requirement for insurers to tell consumers up front the actual prices for common tests and procedures. The late-innings policy play comes just days ahead of...
Read More
© Photo by iStock / Getty Images Plus
© Photo by iStock / Getty Images Plus
The Marc Cox Morning Show
April 20, 2020 - 7:54 am
Chip Merlin , specializes in insurance-claims disputes and is the author of “Pay Up! Preventing A Disaster With Your Own Insurance Company”
Read More
Prostate Cancer Radiation
Getty Images Chris Hondros
The Randy Tobler Show
January 30, 2020 - 7:30 am
Dr Trevor Royce from UNC-Chapel Hill was co-author of a study on medical costs for prostate cancer treatments. It revealed surprising results about price transparency.
Read More
Doctor Stethescope
© Press Association
The Randy Tobler Show
January 03, 2020 - 7:30 am
(KFTK) – Dr Jacqueline Jones joined Dr Tobler to promote her new book, Medical Parenting: How to Navigate Health, Wellness and the Medical System with Your Child. "Its a really hard process to find the right doctor," says Doctor Jones. "Insurance panels don't give you any indicication on what you'...
Read More
Donald Trump and Barack Obama
© Jack GruberPool, USA TODAY NETWORK via Imagn Content Services, LLC
The Annie Frey Show
January 02, 2020 - 1:28 pm
(KFTK) – Dr. Randy Tobler commented on the downfall of Obamacare. What happens to doctors and patients if Obamacare were to die? “The cost of insurance is outrageous, so on the insurance side there will be big changes,” he said. The other change would be seeing a free market. Articles discussed...
Read More
Marijuana Dispensary
© Coloradoan library, Fort Collins Coloradoan via Imagn Content Services, LLC
The Annie Frey Show
January 02, 2020 - 11:02 am
Guests: 12:26 Bill Northey: US Dept of Agriculture 12:42 Dr Randy Tobler: 97.1 Host 2:07 Orphe Divounguy: Illinois Policy Institute Music: Video of Brandon Heath - The Harvester Video of Get Back (Remastered 2009) Video of Franz Ferdinand - This Fire (Video) Video of I Hung My Head Video of The...
Read More
Doctor with Chart
Getty Images
The Randy Tobler Show
December 20, 2019 - 7:30 am
(KFTK) – Michael F. Cannon is the Cato Institute's director of health policy studies. He joined Randy to discuss the new Executive Order regarding price transparency. Cannon says on one hand, "if you're going to take Caesar's coin, then we want you to follow certain rules. If you don't want to...
Read More
ground cracking
July 10, 2019 - 1:57 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri faces a possible earthquake insurance marketplace collapse and devastating economic losses if a powerful trembler hits the New Madrid fault line anytime soon, according to a new report from the state’s insurance department. Despite the risk, the report from the...
Read More